Read This If You Think You Don’t Have Any Authority

I’m not the supervisor. I’m not the manager. I’m not in charge here, so I’ll do whatever the boss wants. Do any of these sound familiar? If someone promoted me, then I’d have the authority to lead. Once I’ve been knighted, then I’ll have the nobility to influence others. Once I’ve been bequeathed the royal […]

What Love and Respect Means In a Professional Setting

I respect and love you so much that I have to tell you the truth. There’s nothing else I can do other than give you my raw honesty. If I didn’t like you as much, it would be easier to sugar coat it and walk away. You’re not yourself. I don’t know what happened. The […]

How To Get People To Follow You When They Disagree

I was talking with a client, once, about implementing a new protocol within his team. “How will we get people on board with this?” That question has a 2 part answer. Part 1 It helps if someone has done this before. This is called evidence-based implementation and it may require hiring a consultant, doing a lot […]